• W. A. Mozart “Così fan tutte” Audition for Cover Singers

    Since 2000, the Seiji Ozawa Music Academy has been devoted to the education of young musicians every year and has achieved great results through opera productions. The 2024 Seiji Ozawa Opera Project XX will produce W. A. Mozart’s “Così fan tutte”. Applications for cover singers are now open. Please see the descriptions below.

    • Audition Date

      *Please select one of the dates and locations either in Tokyo or Kyoto for the audition.

      Saturday, March 18, 2023
      Rohm Theatre Kyoto North Hall(2nd Basement)
      13 Okazaki Saishojicho, Sakyo Ward, Kyoto, 606-8342 JAPAN
      ・10 mins walk from the Higashiyama subway station [Access Map]
      Wednesday, March 22, 2023
      Tokyo Opera City Large Rehearsal Room
      3-20-2 Nishi-shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 163-1403 JAPAN
      ・Keio-shinsen Line 5 mins walk from Keio New Line Hatsudai Stastation. East Exit[Access Map]

      Audition Role(s) – Cover Singers

      ・Fiordiligi (Sop)
      ・Dorabella (Mez)
      ・Ferrando (Ten)
      ・Guglielmo (Bar)
      ・Despina (Sop)
      ・Don Alfonso (Bas)

      Audition Repertoires
       Audition Repertoires[PDF]

      Qualification Requirements
      ・Applicants should attend all the rehearsals and performances listed below.

    • ・Under 40 years old as of March 22, 2023

         *Please read through the audition guidelines for details.

      Due Date

      Monday, March 13, 2023

      How to Apply
       Please fill out the application form and submit it online.
       ▶︎Audition Application Form
      Online Video Audition
      Candidates who are unable to attend in-person auditions may submit a video-recorded audition. All the videos are reviewed. Please submit:
      1) the online application by Monday, March 13, 2023 and
      2) upload your recording(s) to YouTube, Vimeo, or another video-hosting website of your choice and
      3) send a link to the video to no later than Thursday, March 16, 2023.

       An accompanist will be available upon your request.

      Diego Matheuz (Conductor), David Kneuss (Director), Dennis Giauque (Head of Music Staff), Takuya Nemoto (Assistant Conductor), Tatsu Fukamachi (Producer)

      For More Information
      Seiji Ozawa Music Academy / VEROZA Japan Company Ltd.
      Phone: 03-6411-5445
      *Please visit FAQ Page before you reach out to us.


      Audition for Cover Singers Application Guidelines

      Audition Repertoires